folio, (4) pages Frendh-fold. Illustration panel by Dan Sweeney. An amusing poem about Little Willie's bed-wetting and a parent's patience. No limitation noted. Lightly damp-stained along top edge causing wrinkling to paper. Hinges weak .Inscribed and signed by Nash below the colophon, " "For John W. Hancock / From John Henry Nash, a. m., Litt. D. / June 12th 1930" red, brown and black marbled pattern cloth. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Immortal Little Willie.
Publisher: John Henry Nash,
Publication Date: 1929
Edition: First Edition..
Book Description John Henry Nash, San Francisco, CA, 1929. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good binding. Dan Sweeney (illustrator). Oversized. John Henry Nash, the printer of this Eugene Field poem on french-fold pages, states "It has always seemed strange to me that this poem of Eugene Field's should be sternly ignored in all his published works." It fact, it is a rather charming work about a little boy who constantly wets the bed!"Patterned paper boareds with closed tears at top and bottom spine. Very Good binding. Bookseller Inventory # 275703
Book Description John Henry Nash, NP [San Francisco], 1929. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1 Color Illustration (illustrator). First Thus. VG in cloth (some ext rubbing & fading/covers; sl brown/edges). Sm folio [4 ] Fine press edition of the classic Field poem (usually entitled "Little Willie"; see BAL, volume 3, page 119 for short printing history) with a fine color illustration by Dan Sweeney, as well as Nash's appended short essay. One of an unspecified number of copies, printed by Nash in February 1929 "for understanding mothers and fathers, and to the honor & glory of Eugene Fi eld" (colophon). Large folio sheet, folded to form 4 pages (top edges untrimmed); bound in pink and blue cockerell patterned cloth. Exceptional copy of a scarce John Henry Nash imprint. First Thus edition. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory # L017566
Book Description John Henry Nash, [San Francisco, 1929. Book Condition: Marbled boards. About Fine. 1 p. Illustration by Dan Sweeney. 1 vols. Folio. 1 p. Illustration by Dan Sweeney. 1 vols. Folio. Bookseller Inventory # 211606